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Feature Articles

Shop Tech: The Eight Most Common Threadlocking Mistakes

Threadlockers are one of the all-time great mechanic’s helpers. They hold nuts and bolts in place… Full story...

How To Make Sure Your Business Ranks Locally On Google

If you are an automotive business that services a local community, showing up on page one on Google… Full story...

Today's Industry News

NOS Releases Giant Assortment Of New Nitrous Products In Black

Nitrous Oxide Systems has announced the release of an assortment of new nitrous products in black,… Full story...

2018 Ford Mustang GT Launches Ahead With T-REX Grilles

Corona, CA, 05-18-2018 - The 2018 Ford Mustang is as iconic as ever. A flagship vehicle for Ford,… Full story...

New SPA Turbo 4.3L GM Exhaust/Turbo Manifolds

SPA Turbo 4.3L GM Exhaust/Turbo Manifolds Simi Valley, CA - With more than 25 years experience of… Full story...

2 New Melling Oil Pumps For Honda 1.8L & Acura/ Honda 1.3L & 1.5L Engines

Part #M532 Oil Pump - Honda 1.8L Engines, 2006-2017Jobber Price: $229.00Part #M533 Oil Pump -… Full story...

GMB Now Offers A Complete Time Saving Solution To Customers

Global Manufacturer's Timing Belt & Water Pump Kit Brings Quality and ConvenienceDayton, NJ, May… Full story...

Ringbrothers Introduce New F100 Hood Hinges

Originally developed for the F100 “Clem101” that debuted at the 2017 SEMA Show, new Billet Hood… Full story...

Continental’s Trade In - Trade Up Promotion Offers An ELD Do-Over

• Promotion gives disappointed ELD owners a $100 rebate when they switch to a new VDO RoadLog ELD.… Full story...

American Expedition Vehicles Unveils Chevrolet Colorado Accessory Line

Snorkel Kit and DualSport Wheels Debut for Colorado and Colorado ZR2 at Overland Expo… Full story...

Lumileds Adds 31 New SKUs To Philips Commercial Lighting Portfolio

Includes forward lighting and miniatures as well as exclusive OEM bulbsFarmington Hills, MI -… Full story...

CRC GDI IVD Intake Valve & Turbo Cleaner Technology Is Published With United States Patent And Trademark Office

Horsham, PA - CRC Industries, Inc., manufacturer of industry-leading specialty chemicals for… Full story...

DeatschWerks Releases Lines And Fittings Created Specifically For Fuel System Plumbing

Oklahoma City, May 16th, 2018 - Over the past 12 years, DeatschWerks (DW) has developed the most… Full story...

Extensive New Ad Campaign From Tenneco Highlights Significant Quality, Value Advantages Of Monroe Products

‘If It Doesn’t Say Monroe’ Campaign Underscores Benefits of Premium Ride Control Products Designed,… Full story...

Yokohama Tire Hits The Road With Its 2018 Experiential Ride And Drive Dealer Training Program

Santa Ana, CA, May 18, 2018 - Yokohama Tire Corporation is hitting the road again in support of its… Full story...

BILSTEIN Offers New Shock Rebuilding Tools

Plates, plugs, wrenches & more are designed to help racers with damper tuning.Poway, CA, May 16,… Full story...

Four tools Snap-on Customers Are Using To Save Time And Stay Safe In Time For Spring

Kenosha, WI, May 16, 2018 - Spring is in the air, and it’s time to get those engines ready for… Full story...


Developed in response to the growing popularity of Transit Vans, an electric deployed step allows drivers to safely and easily enter and exit the vehicle.
Tustin, CA - AMP Research, the leading provider of bed steps, bed extenders and automatic power articulating side steps, has announced the release of its Powerstep running boards for the 2014-2017 Ford Transit Van.
A replacement for the Ford Econoline series, the flexible, functional and efficient Transit Van line is offered in a variety of configurations to best fit in the multi-vehicle fleet market. With the AMP Research Powerstep, drivers and passengers of these heavily commuted, multi-use vehicles will more comfortably and safely enter and exit the vehicle throughout their day.
Each Powerstep is an automatic, electronic device that instantly extends when the door opens, then retracts safely out of sight when the doors close, improving ground clearance, aerodynamics and appearance. Precision-engineered to assist the driver and passengers in safely and more comfortably entering and exiting the vehicle, Powerstep is available as a single 79” step that stretches from the front door to the rear door for the passenger side of the van (PN 76159-01A), or as a set of two 79” steps, one for each side of the van (PN 76259-01A). Given the durability needs of a commercial vehicle, each step is equipped with dual motors.
AMP Research Powerstep running boards are made in the USA, come with all necessary parts, hardware and an industry-leading 5-year/60,000-mile warranty. For more information on AMP Research Powerstep or any other AMP Research product, visit www.amp-research.com, call 1-800-309-6823 or email CustomerService@AMP-Research.com.
About AMP Research
The inventor of the electric running board and bed extender categories, AMP Research® is a U.S. manufacturer of aftermarket and OE automotive accessories for trucks, Jeeps, SUVs and Vans. The company specializes in quality products utilizing ISO/TS standards with on-site design and tooling resources. The company’s motto, “Innovation In Motion” captures the groundbreaking mix of breakthrough products the company has brought to the market. Current products include: PowerStep™, PowerStep XL™, BedStep™, BedStep2™, and BedXtender HD™.

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